DeepaMehta News

Feb 26, 2009
DeepaMehta at CeBIT 2009

The CeBIT jury selected DeepaMehta for presentation at CeBIT Open Source Project Lounge. DeepaMehta community members Urs Lerch, Martin Delius, Malte Reißig, and Thilo Schönnemann use the opportunity to introduce the recently founded DeepaMehta society and to give a talk about utilization of DeepaMehta in education.

The CeBIT takes place March 3-8, 2009 in Hannover, Germany. The Open Source Project Lounge is hosted by Linux Magazine.

Feb 04, 2009
DeepaMehta at Info-Activism Camp

DeepaMehta is presented at Info-Activism Camp that takes place February 19-25, 2009 in Bangalore, India. In the track "Co-operation and Co-ordination" DeepaMehta community member Malte Reißig shows how DeepaMeta can be utilized to enhance the work of campaigners and advocates.

Dec 17, 2008
DeepaMehta deployed at SE Group

Since December 9, 2008 SE Group utilizes DeepaMehta as a knowledge management platform. SE Group considers DeepaMehta's multi-dimensional information repository and its collaboration features as ideal for sharing information among employees, and keeping international project partners in touch.

SE Group is a systemic consultancy with a strong academic background. They describe themselves as "Independant Think Tank for Leading Practice".

Nov 23, 2008
DeepaMehta reviewed in media pedagogy book

DeepaMehta is reviewed in "Web 2.0 -- Youth Online as Educational Challenge" (in German). In his chapter "Learning Tools for the Web 2.0 Generation" co-editor Franz Josef Röll writes: "DeepaMehta is a suitable learning environment because the screen content and layout is individually constituted by the user itself. [...] At any moment the screen reflects the individual learning situation as a whole."

The book was published on November 15, 2008, by kopaed, Munich.

Nov 01, 2008
DeepaMehta at Ubuntu release party

On November 1, 2008 DeepaMehta is presented at the Ubuntu 8.10 "Intrepid Ibex" Release Party. The party takes place at the Berlin hackerspace c-base and begins at 4 p.m. The DeepaMehta presentation is scheduled for 6 p.m.

Nov 01, 2008
DeepaMehta 2.0b8 released

DeepaMehta 2.0b8 has been released on November 1, 2008 and is available for download. New features since DeepaMehta 2.0b7 include (see details in the release notes):

  • Remarkably simplified set up
  • Extended team functions
  • New application: shared calendars
  • Extended email application
  • Usability: easier navigation in search results
  • For developers: convenient build and configuration management / more flexible HTML generator

We like to thank all the contributors and supporters.

Sep 26, 2008
DeepaMehta presented at BITKOM

On September 24, 2008 DeepaMehta CEO Andreas Gebhard presented the DeepaMehta platform at the BITKOM working group Knowledge Engineering & Management (KEM), hosted by USU AG.

Agenda (PDF, 40 KB)